• Fri, 18 Jan 2019 01:00
    On environmental issues, the time for action is now
    The worst fears about global warming, often presented as academic papers or in fashionable business-forum “talks”, are now here in Bangkok with us, through the smog of pollution choking us and threatening our lives.
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  • Sat, 12 Jan 2019 01:00
    Meat not sole cause of climate woes, but major
    Again, because Robin Grant can’t dispute my arguments, he distorts what I wrote. I didn’t say the livestock industry is the only cause of global warming.
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  • Mon, 17 Dec 2018 01:00
    Thailand needs a more ambitious action plan on climate change
    THAILAND’S climate-change prevention commitment is not ambitious enough, environmental group Greenpeace warned, following a United Nations report last week that called for a major boost in prevention measures in order to keep global warming within the 1.5- to 2-degree Celsius target needed to prevent dire future consequences.
  • Fri, 30 Nov 2018 13:48
    New Zealand whale strandings 'linked to ocean warming'
    More than 50 beached pilot whales perished in New Zealand Friday, the latest in a spate of mass strandings this week that experts have linked to rising ocean temperatures.
  • Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:39
    Japan's climate change plan approved by Cabinet
    The government approved a climate change adaptation plan at a Cabinet meeting on Tuesday that is aimed at countering the dangers caused by global warming, including disasters and the impact on farm produce, among other problems.
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  • Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:09
    No room for climate delay, UN chief tells online summit
    The world is not moving fast enough to curb global warming and needs immediate action to address the issue, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres told an online climate change conference Thursday.
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  • Mon, 29 Oct 2018 16:49
    TGO partners Mitr Phol in drive to achieve Thailand’s carbon-emission targets
    The Thailand Greenhouse Gas Management Organisation (TGO) has joined with Mitr Phol Group in organising a 2018 carbon-emission trading ceremony to encourage the involvement of every sector in addressing global warming.
  • Sat, 08 Sep 2018 14:20
    US hampering key UN climate talks in Bangkok: sources
    The United States, despite withdrawing from a landmark accord aimed at curbing climate change, is stonewalling vital UN talks in a row over how poorer nations' battle against global warming is funded, sources told AFP Saturday.
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  • Tue, 04 Sep 2018 01:00
    Populist handouts won’t protect the poor from climate change
    A recent article in The Nation, “Activists to table bottom-up approach to combat global warming and its effects at UN conference” (August 30), suggested that Thailand must develop grassroots approaches to mitigating the consequences of climate change for the poor who suffer its effects most acutely.
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  • Mon, 03 Sep 2018 01:00
    Climate push comes to Bangkok
    Experts arrive to map strategy for next major summit on global warming.
  • Thu, 30 Aug 2018 01:00
    Push for Thai climate fund
    Activists to table bottom up approach to combat global warming and its effects at UN conference.
  • Mon, 20 Aug 2018 03:00
    Surge in coal use scuttling climate change efforts
    A WORLDWIDE rebound in coal trading is disrupting efforts to mitigate global warming and prevent climate change.
  • Tue, 14 Aug 2018 19:45
    Complaint against tree felling
    Srisuwan Janya, president of the Stop Global Warming Association, on Tuesday lodges a complaint with the Central Administrative Court against Bangkok Governor Pol General Aswin Kwanmuang and the director of the Chutuchak District Office, after the city cut down a big rain tree that was more than 50 years old on Saturday.
  • Fri, 11 May 2018 06:55
    White House cancels NASA program on greenhouse gas: report
    The White House has "quietly killed" a $10-million per year NASA program that tracks carbon and methane, key greenhouse gases that contribute to global warming, the journal Science said Thursday.
  • Mon, 02 Apr 2018 07:04
    Two degrees no longer seen as global warming guardrail
    Limiting global warming to two degrees Celsius will not prevent destructive and deadly climate impacts, as once hoped, dozens of experts concluded in a score of scientific studies released Monday.
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